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Pedro Cortés

Government adopts measures to fight COVID-19

Private Client & Offshore Services - Macau
Rato, Ling, Lei & Cortés Advogados

In view of the speed with which COVID-19 spread throughout China, Macau implemented various preventive measures under the Law on the Prevention, Control and Treatment of Infectious Diseases.

Patrick McGauley

COVID-19 Weekly Report (30 March-5 April 2020)

Aviation - International
International Law Office

The impact of COVID-19 is being felt in almost every work area across the globe.

David Schwartz

Parliament passes legislation implementing USMCA

Intellectual Property - Canada
Smart & Biggar

Bill C-4, which implements the US-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), has received royal assent from the governor general.

Shaun Maloney

Appraising Section 238 fair value proceedings: an overview

Corporate & Commercial - Cayman Islands
Ogier

Section 238 of the Companies Law (2020 Revision) provides an avenue through which shareholders of a merged or consolidated Cayman Islands company can apply to have the fair value of their shares determined by the Grand Court.

Jesper Windahl

Cargo claim heard in Denmark despite exclusive jurisdiction agreement referring to High Court in London

Shipping & Transport - Denmark
WSCO Advokatpartnerselskab

The Danish High Court recently addressed whether legal proceedings against a Danish shipping company, which had contracted to carry containers from China to Copenhagen, could proceed in Denmark irrespective of the fact that the claimant and the shipping company had agreed that the dispute should be heard exclusively by the UK High Court.

Samuel Yang

MIIT releases guidelines on classification and grading of industrial data

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - China
AnJie Law Firm

The Ministry of Industry and Information Technology recently released the Guidelines on Classification and Grading of Industrial Data (On Trial) to guide industry and IT administrations, industrial enterprises and industrial internet platform enterprises in carrying out the classification and grading of industrial data.

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Bahamas, Germany

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media / China, European Union, Mexico, Russia, Switzerland, Taiwan

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Three’s a crowd? Third-party arbitration funding

Arbitration & ADR / Canada, Cyprus, Greece, India, Netherlands, Poland, United Kingdom